Engels brothers sell apartments, start new

LYNDEN — A 27,000-square-foot mixed-use building in east Lynden has been sold to a Utah-based firm looking to manage the building, said Lynden builder Mike Engels. MC Brothers LLC — a company formed ...

PeaceHealth starting 20-year planning process

Meetings involve Lynden property, among others WHATCOM — This week, PeaceHealth starts meeting with leaders throughout Whatcom County to develop a 20-year master plan for its healthcare services, including ...
Located off Birch Bay-Lynden Road, vacant land may have a new use.

RDS has plans for former Lynden dump

LYNDEN — The former Lynden landfill site, full of garbage from pre-1989, has sat for nearly 30 years with its potential liabilities. Ferndale-based Recycling and Disposal Services (RDS) has a plan to ...
Carrie Subelbia, pictured supporting the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, crafted this cake at the Lynden Safeway.

Local baker heading to Super Bowl for cake competition

LYNDEN — Carrie Subelbia went to the back of the Safeway bakery, where she has been the store’s head decorator since it opened in 2002, to grab a few hours — or maybe four or five — to work on ...

Northwood, East Badger to get a roundabout

LYNDEN — The Washington State Department of Transportation plans to build a compact roundabout at the intersection of East Badger and Northwood roads. Steve Banham, Lynden’s public works director, ...
Lynden Pioneer Museum director Troy Luginbill, left, receives a check from LPM Endowment Foundation chair Dick Decima on Monday, a gift that topped a total of $100,00 given from the local endowment foundation to the museum. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Museum endowment foundation tops $100,000

Total endowment now over $1 million, giving over $20k per year to museum LYNDEN — The LPM Endowment Foundation has now topped the $100,000 mark in financial support provided to the Lynden Pioneer Museum ...
Homestead's clubhouse.

Homestead hires Kemper to run course

LYNDEN — Just over two years into his ownership of Lynden’s Homestead Golf and Country Club, Canadian owner Morris Chen has hired well-known golf course management firm KemperSports to operate the ...

Heritage Apartments sold for $2.4 million

LYNDEN — The Heritage Apartments complex at 134 E. Grover St., was sold for $2.4 million in December 2015.   The Whatcom County Treasurer’s Office reports the sale was filed on Dec. 28, 2015, with ...

Top local stories of 2015

WHATCOM — The year 2015 marked a monumental turnaround in the growth of Lynden. And the Lynden Tribune’s annual top-five list of news stories of the year reflects that vividly. Four of the five stories ...
The Inn at Lynden scrambled to open on Monday, Dec. 28. Above right, discussions continued in the temporary hotel lobby about finishing the inn while the inn filled 11 guest rooms the first night of operation, many with views onto downtown Lynden in unique rooms with a historic feel. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Inn at Lynden opened on Monday; more dates set

LYNDEN — The movement at the Waples Mercantile Building hasn’t slowed any through the holidays. The 35-room Inn at Lynden opened on Monday with 19 rooms available. Eleven of those rooms were booked ...